Cricket: Tresco v St Mary’s

Tresco cricket pitch

Tresco cricket pitch

Tresco played St Mary’s at home on Thursday 11th July.

St Mary’s won the toss for the first time this year and put Tresco in to bat.

Dave and Luke Hamilton made a fast start, before Luke was bowled by Tony Gilbert. Alasdair Moore came in and continued the impressive start. Wickets were tumbling at regular intervals and Tresco finally made 117 off their 20 overs.

St Mary’s then sent Joe Thomas and Michael Jenkins in to open but Joe was bowled first ball.

James Francis went in and they took the score to 70 for 1 off of 8 overs.

St Mary’s went on to get the runs in 14 overs to win the match.

Man of the match was Michael Jenkins.

The ground was in superb condition and the outfield was extremely fast after the dry conditions.